Susan B Anthony

Some people in Seneca Falls feel a special connection to the Biden-Harris win

Learning on Saturday that Joe Biden is president-elect and Kamala Harris is vice president-elect is exciting to people associated with the National...
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Sat, 11/07/2020 - 2:30pm
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Expectation for big crowds at Susan B. Anthony's gravesite on Tuesday

City of Rochester officials are anticipating big crowds at Mount Hope Cemetery on Tuesday, with the potential for thousands of people paying respects to...
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Tue, 11/03/2020 - 10:47am
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Protective covering put over Susan B. Anthony’s gravestone

The City of Rochester has devised a plan to protect Susan B. Anthony’s grave and keep a new tradition alive. In 2016, thousands of people flocked to...
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Mon, 10/26/2020 - 9:22am
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Mt. Rushmore to feature projections of key women in the suffrage movement

While President Donald Trump is scheduled to visit Mount Rushmore as part of an Independence Day celebration later this week, plans are underway for...
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Wed, 07/01/2020 - 3:46am
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RMSC plans exhibition on local women who changed the world

The Rochester Museum and Science Center is thinking ahead to the time when it can reopen. On Tuesday, it said it plans to open a new exhibit this fall...
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Wed, 04/15/2020 - 3:50am
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Suffragist City Parade in Rochester celebrates 'equality for all people'

People in Downtown Rochester celebrated "equality for all people" on Saturday with the third annual Suffragist City Parade. The event drew hundreds to...
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Sun, 09/15/2019 - 3:52am
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Connections: What can we learn from Susan B. Anthony?

This week in 1872, suffragist Susan B. Anthony illegally voted in the presidential election. Two weeks later, she was arrested and fined $100. On this...
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Tue, 11/06/2018 - 9:05am
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Connections: Author Elaine Weiss and her book, The Woman's Hour

One hundred years ago, it wasn't a foregone conclusion that the 19th Amendment would survive. It came down to Tennessee, which became a kind of...
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Tue, 02/06/2018 - 10:50am
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